What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith 1but does not have works? Can that faith save him?
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2If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food,
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3and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, be warmed and filled," without giving them the things needed for the body, what good is that?
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So also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead.
But someone will say, "You have faith and I have works." Show me your faith 4apart from your works, and I will show you my faith 5by my works.
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6You believe that God is one; you do well. Even 7the demons believe--and shudder!
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